John William Lawrence (1924-1971)


Lawrence, John William

Personal Information

Birth/Death:    deceased 04/19/1971
Occupation:    American architect
Location:    New Orleans, LA

This record has not been verified for accuracy.

AIA Affiliation

Member of the American Institute of Architects (AIA) 1951-decease
Fellow of the American Institute of Architects (FAIA) 1964

Biographical Sources

American Architects Directories:
Address listed in 1956 American Architects Directory
Address listed in 1962 American Architects Directory
Address listed in 1970 American Architects Directory

Related Records

Partner of Samuel Thomas Hurst
Partner of George A. Saunders
Lawrence & Saunders (firm)

Archival Holdings

The American Institute of Architects Archives
      Membership file may contain membership application, Fellowship nomination, related correspondence. Contact the AIA Archives at archives@aia.org for further information.
Southeastern Architectural Archive, Tulane University Libraries
Collection 126. John Lawrence Office Records.
Project drawings from the office of New Orleans architect and educator John W. Lawrence (1924-1971). Included are drawings produced by partnerships between Lawrence and other New Orleans architects. Commissions date to the early period of Lawrence's career, mostly residential. Lawrence was the dean of the Tulane School of Architecture from 1961 until his death. Partnerships represented include John W. Lawrence and Sam T. Hurst (1951) [Sam Thomas Hurst ], John W. Lawrence and George A. Saunders (1951-1954) [George Aaron Saunders, 1920-2006], Lawrence, Saunders, and Calongne (1954-1959) [Wilford Francis Calongne, 1883-1967; W.F. "Bill" Calongne, Jr., ], Lawrence and Saunders (1959-1971). For more information, visit http://seaa.tulane.edu